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Health & Wellness

Welcome to FMI’s Center for Retail Health & Wellness!  Discover how we can help you maximize opportunities throughout your store to improve shopper loyalty via your health and wellness offerings and programs. The center provides leadership, advocacy, news, research, a reference center, a tool kit, an implementation guide and this on-line resource to enhance, expand and evaluate your health and wellness initiatives. FMI also hosts committees and a conference to facilitate networking, learning and discussion to drive innovation in all things Health and Wellness.

Ebola Infographic from CDCThe Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) notes that consumers cannot contract Ebola through air, water or food.

Visit FMI's curated Ebola Virus Information Page.


Now Available: Shopping for Health 2014

Shopping for Health 2014 CoverShopping For Health 2014, FMI's 22nd annual survey with Prevention, explores how consumers’ health and nutrition attitudes influence the way they grocery shop. Shopping for Health offers shopper insights regarding the growing trend at retail to provide patient-centered care.

Download the report.


Exploring Ways to Nudge Healthy Purchases Among SNAP Shoppers

This summer, the National Collaborative on Childhood Obesity Research (NCCOR), held the second in a series of workshops on Healthy Food Incentives.  The workshops were developed with USDA’s Economic Research Service.